This page contains all relevant information related to EKU Libraries current operations and response to the COVID-19 outbreak including updates to operations, access to virtual services, and other helpful links.
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In previous semesters, unrestricted food and beverages have been allowed in EKU Libraries.
Due to COVID-19 and the requirements for social distancing and mask wearing in all EKU buildings, EKU Libraries has made the difficult decision to temporarily change our food and drink policy for the Fall 2020 semester.
Food guidelines are:
Due to COVID-19, EKU Libraries main library is currently a space where many activities are happening:
In addition, our traditional quiet 4th floor is closed through the fall semester due to COVID-19 collection precautions. As a result, quiet study zone or floor is not currently being enforced at EKU Libraries.
Some tips and courtesy recommendations:
If you feel that someone is causing a significant and extended disturbance outside of reasonable limits, do let us know at the library help desk.
Due to the risks of sharing physical items without a quarantine period for them, the library has made the difficult decision to suspend the circulation of certain physical items that have been available in past semesters.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may pose, but the following items will not be available for the Fall 2020 semester:
Need Help? Please take a minute to view the below linked FAQs and how-to videos on how to request print materials through Library Express.
103 Libraries Complex
521 Lancaster Avenue
Richmond, KY 40475